In spite of its patina, we believe this mask was made for the collecting market.
Photographs © Hamill Gallery
SUKOMSE MASK 8
19" high x 11" wide x 17" deep (as seen on post)
19" high x 9" wide x 8" deep (wood mask alone)
This mask is larger and heavier than the other Sukomse masks.
We recommend Land of the Flying Masks: Art and Culture in Burkina Faso (Prestel) by Christopher Roy and Thomas Wheelock.
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